Oct 23, 2004

The First of Four Planks

On which they will build a platform to take over the world. The Flickr Family has just made some wicked innovative updates. In-place editing lets you edit text on a page—without going to a new page. Nice. And tag relatedness algorithmically groups similar photos together like right here in this example:

sky: clouds, blue, sunset

As Mr. Butterfield says, "It's pretty amazing to see what emerges when you put together the individual decisions of thousands of people." Agreed.